21 Recipes That Are Way Cuter Baked In A Muffin Pan

Food tastes better when it's also adorable.

Hold on to your muffin pans, friends. Baking just got easier. And teensier. And cuter.

In the past, you've put your muffin pans and cupcake tins to work, making delicious bite-sized, itty-bitty treats. But if that's all you use the bakeware for, you're not letting it live up to its supreme potential.

You see, with a muffin tin, you don't just make a muffin. With a cupcake pan (which is exactly the same thing as a muffin tin), you don't just produce a cupcake. You can go savory and serve up little rounds of stuffing (hello, new Thanksgiving tradition). You can bake a bunch of eggs at once, which results in a dozen perfectly shaped whites and yolks (hello, perfect brunch party). You can even bake chips into a curved little cup, to hold the homemade hummus you'll whip together as they bake. Check out 21 cute-as-heck foods you can bake in the multipurpose wonder below.

Stuffing Muffins
Feasting At Home
Get the Stuffing Muffins recipe by Feasting At Home
Mini Crab Cakes
Noble Pig
Get the Mini Crab Cakes recipe by Noble Pig
Mini Nectarine Upside-Down Cakes
Super Nummy
Breakfast Quiches
No Diets Allowed
Get the Breakfast Quiches recipe by No Diets Allowed
Perfect Brunch Eggs
Noble Pig
Get the Perfect Brunch Eggs recipe by Noble Pig
Pepperoni Pizza Puffs
Noble Pig
Get the Pepperoni Pizza Puffs recipe by Noble Pig
Nutmeg Sweet Potato Stacks
The Spice Train
Get the Nutmeg Sweet Potato Stacks recipe by The Spice Train
Individual Parmesan Hash Brown Cups
The Yummy Life
Sausage Meatloaf Cupcake With Creamy Potato Frosting
Noble Pig
Asian Meatballs With Hoisin-Blackberry Glaze
Just A Taste
Mini Baked Cheesecakes With Strawberries
Noble Pig
Scrambled Egg Bakes
Get the Scrambled Egg Bakes recipe by Olives-N-Okra
Mini Cherry Pies
Sweet Pea's Kitchen
Get the Mini Cherry Pies recipe by Sweet Pea's Kitchen
Individual Artichoke Tarts
Noble Pig
Blue Cheese Popover Muffins
A Farm Girl's Dabbles
Get the Blue Cheese Popover Muffins recipe by A Farm Girl's Dabbles
Apple Pie Pancake Bowls
Carlsbad Cravings
Get the Apple Pie Pancake Bowls recipe by Carlsbad Cravings
Pita Cups With Homemade Hummus
E Is For Eat
Maple Bacon Pancake Poppers
Food Fanatic
Get the Maple Bacon Pancake Poppers recipe by Food Fanatic
Eggnog Pecan Tartlets
The Spice Train
Get the Eggnog Pecan Tartlets recipe by The Spice Train
Spinach And Feta Swirls
Healthy Tasty Chow
Get the Spinach And Feta Swirls recipe by Healthy Tasty Chow
Cinnamon Roll Blondie Bites
Sweet Peas And Saffron
Get the Cinnamon Roll Blondie Bites recipe by Sweet Peas And Saffron

Want to read more from HuffPost Taste? Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and Tumblr.

Muffin Recipes